Sexual health, sexual assault and sexual harassment
You can find links to both general University support services and specialised external support services here. These services are available to both domestic and international students.
NSW Rape Crisis 1800 424 017
NSW Rape Crisis is the 24/7 telephone and online crisis counselling service for anyone in NSW – men and women – who has experienced or is at risk of sexual assault and their non offending supporters. You can also find details for your local service on the website.
University of Newcastle Counselling Services Tip Sheets
What is sexual assault and where can you get help?; Education Centre Against Violence.
The booklets are free to download and provide information about adult sexual assault, counselling, how to use interpreters, and the role of Sexual Assault Services and how to get help. Available in 9 different languages.
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.